Tag Archives: Sweet Chili Sauce

Broccoli and Date Salad

I was looking for a salad to make for Thanksgiving. It needed to be “special” because of the day, but I wanted to try to keep it light-ish, because of all the other food. Then, going through my pantry (oh, … Continue reading

Posted in Salad, Salad Dressings | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Sweet Chili Sauce With Grilled Halloumi

Most of us have our go-to chef resources; my sister is currently relying on Giada and the barefoot contessa. I tend to bounce around a bit, lately coming to appreciate Giada’s work, also lately coming into a deep respect and … Continue reading

Posted in Appetizers/Munchies, Cheese, Salad Dressings, Sauces/Jellies/Condiments | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Pineapple Jalapeño Chili Sauce

This nicely sweet – and surprisingly zippy! – chili sauce is based on a recipe from the nice guy at Closet Cooking on the interwebs and facebook. He called for two each, Cayenne and Bird’s Eye peppers, which I substituted … Continue reading

Posted in Appetizers/Munchies | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Crispity Eggplant and Pork Stir Fry

This was a pretty tasty, and easy to make, two-pot dinner (one pot for the stir-fry, and one to soak the rice noodles. You can even make it vegetarian, if you like, by adding extra-firm tofu, treating it as you … Continue reading

Posted in Pork, Veggies | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Tasty! Bahn Mi – With a Twist…

It’s made with SPAM. Yeh. I know, but it’s one of those things I tend to keep on hand for last minute brunch casseroles and stuff like that. And I had a coupon. Before you start, yes, I am fully … Continue reading

Posted in Pork | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment